Find ways to serve at “home”
Get involved in community events
Partner with other organizations
There are many opportunities to serve in the local church. Volunteer opportunities and a brief description are listed below.
Distribute the bulletin before service, take up the offering during service.
Make and/or deliver meals to our church family.
Maintain pencils and restock envelopes & pamphlets in pew racks as needed.
Keep the kitchen in order and assess pantry inventory.
Assist office staff with a variety of tasks.
Help plan and coordinate activities and attend the women’s retreat.
Serve communion in the sanctuary and/or chapel.
Preparation of the Elements
Prepare the elements for communion.
Help plan/coordinate activities for block party, parades, church picnic, Rose Festival, etc.
Read the ‘Call to Worship’ and scripture during church service.
Welcome members and visitors to the church.
Reach out to local, regional, and international missions of our church.
Assist with stocking, cleaning and maintaining The Loft on Sundays.
Pray over and send cards to those in need of prayer.
Knit and/or crochet shawls for those in need.
Participate in singing to and with the congregation.
Orchestra and Bells
Play an instrument or bell during service(s).
Serve the meal at Faith Break on Wednesday.
Help prepare and serve a meal to church members and families before or after a funeral service.
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Broken Arrow Christmas Parade
Help serve hot chocolate and coffee to the community
Rooster Days Parade
Help serve lemonade to the community
Night Out Against Crime
Volunteer at one of many attractions, like bounce houses and games
Serve food or volunteer with games and attractions in Main Street for families
Broken Arrow Neighbors
Serve onsite at food pantry
Serve at the food pantry warehouse
Partners in Education with Broken Arrow Public Schools
Help serve local teachers and administrators breakfast or lunch
Night Light Tulsa
Serve meals and help provide other services to Tulsa’s homeless population in Thursday evenings
Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma
Serve onsite at food warehouse by sorting and preparing food boxes
Serve meals or sort food items for the local community
Community Appreciation Acknowledgments
Serve local church volunteers at annual celebration
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Missions / Outreach
Ways to serve in our local community and beyond
Group Workcamps (Students)
National student mission trips
Building homes for families in Rio Bravo, Mexico
Operation Christmas Child
Fill a shoebox with toys and school supplies for children internationally
Purchase gifts for a family, child, adult, senior adult, or veteran for Christmas
Broken Arrow Neighbors Food Drive
Collect or sort food items for local food drive
Broken Arrow Neighbors School Supply Drive
Christian help, healing, and hope to children and families in crisis to ensure a safe, healthy, and spiritual future.
United Methodist Circle of Care
Our mission is to provide Christian help, healing, and hope to children and families in crisis to ensure a safe, healthy, and spiritual future.
United Methodist Committee on Relief
Natural or human-caused disaster response outreach
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